Cwm Taf is based in the enviable location of being close to vibrant cities, beautiful countryside and dramatic coastline.

Our staff live within the local area, including areas such as Llantrisant, Pontyclun, Aberdare, Tredegar and Merthyr Tydfil, as well as commutable areas such as Cardiff, Vale of Glamorgan and Brecon.


Living here you’ll benefit from a strong sense of community, affordable housing, easy commutes and good schools.

South Wales is a great place to settle whether you’re bringing up a family or living on your own. We have some of the lowest living costs in the UK and most of the population enjoy a high standard of living.

In the local area, there’s so much to do whether you’re looking to relax or looking for adventure – there really is something for everyone.

For culture, shopping and a vibrant night life, there’s our capital city Cardiff. For the great outdoors, there’s the Brecon Beacons and countryside a plenty. For those who like cycling, we’ve got fantastic bike routes like the Taff Trail, sportives such as Velothon Wales and for mountain bikers, there’s BikePark Wales. For those who prefer beach life and watersports, there’s the Heritage Coastline.


We welcome applications from overseas doctors who have passed the IELTS and passed their Plab 1&2 so that they are eligible for GMC registration.

We have a team available to you who will assist you with all aspects of your relocation from handling the application for a certificate of employment from the Border Agency, helping with accommodation to opening a bank account.